David Crow is a solitary cowboy who recently arrived at a small, idyllic town close to the Rocky Mountains to start a new life, but a lethal threat has arisen. No one suspects that in reality it deals with a CIA agent and a fatwa. Pursued by Islamic terrorists who intend to carry it out, he enrolls in the Agent Protection Program, and even though he has tried to disappear, he is soon discovered. The CIA then decides to use him as a decoy in order to capture the terrorists, but David knows that this plan could be more dangerous and the only alternative is to confront his enemies to defend his life. The past that is lurking like a shadow is engulfing him, and is the only hope for the future.